IT Contract Manager #107

  • location: Boston, MA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $60 - $62 per hour

job description

IT Contract Manager #107

job summary:
Client is looking for an IT Contract Manager to join our IT Vendor Management Office team. This is a terrific opportunity for a procurement / sourcing specialist to work within the IT organization on a variety of activities including software acquisitions/renewals, services engagements and RFPs for technology solutions as well as participate in the rollout of a new vendor management program.

As an IT Contract Manager, your responsibility is to manage procurement activities aligned to your business area within the Enterprise Technology organization.

More specifically, you will:

· Drive or support contract negotiation and approval process to establish vendor partnerships, working with legal to ensure contracts protect the organization and meet the needs of the business area.

· Develop RFPs and facilitates the RFP/vendor selection process.

· Manage vendor relationships for assigned vendors.

· Analyze potential cost reduction opportunities based on realigning vendors with the market or switching between vendors.

· Manage contract renewals for vendors within assigned portfolio. This may include software licenses/maintenance, SaaS agreements and service agreements/engagements.

location: BOSTON, Massachusetts
job type: Contract
salary: $60 - 62 per hour
work hours: 8am to 4pm
education: Associates
Education and Experience:

· Typically 4+ years IT contract and vendor management experience

· Procurement experience with RFPs and complex negotiations

· Excellent oral and written communication and negotiation skills

· Proficient with MS Office applications, Outlook, Adobe eSign (or other electronic signature application) and a contract/vendor management system (BCBSMA utilizes Proactis)

· Bachelor's Degree required, MBA a plus

· Healthcare experience a plus

  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Associates
  • Contract Management
  • RFP review / negotiation
  • IT Procurement
  • Contract Negotiations

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

get jobs in your inbox.

sign up

related jobs